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So far James Parsons has created 11 blog entries.

Legacy: The Class of ‘95

2020-08-15T12:00:40+00:00August 14th, 2020|RL News|

Oh, what might have been. If Struan Douglas is to be believed, the first full men’s international for Scotland Rugby League, played 25 years ago yesterday, could well have been a victory. The Stena Sealink Challenge vs Ireland, at the Royal Dublin Showgrounds on the 13th of August 1995 was a landmark occasion for Rugby [...]

Getting to know… Danny Addy

2020-07-28T15:00:38+00:00July 28th, 2020|Getting to know|

1) When was your Scotland debut? 2013 2) What has been your best Scotland moment? Probably either touring Aus and NZ or drawing to the kiwis in cumbria 3) Who is the best opposition player you’ve faced? Cameron Smith probably, but played against Australia, New Zealand, and England so take your pick 4) What [...]

Getting to know… Matty Russell

2020-06-17T19:34:53+00:00June 16th, 2020|Getting to know|

1. When was your Scotland debut? My Scotland debut, was against PNG in a friendly, I then made my full debut against Tonga when we won that game as massive underdogs. 2. What has been your best Scotland moment? My favourite Scotland moment, is a tough one. I have two. The draw against New [...]

Getting to know… Jay Anderson

2020-05-05T15:20:57+00:00May 5th, 2020|Getting to know|

Next up in our 'Getting to Know' series is Wheelchair captain, Jay Anderson:1. When was your Scotland debut? 2015 European Championships. 2. What has been your best Scotland moment? 2015, first time ever wearing the Thistle with my fellow Bravehearts and my family being there to watch us play my favourite game!! P.s. Also the [...]

EUROPEAN U19S RUGBY LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP MOVED TO 2021

2020-04-23T09:25:02+00:00April 23rd, 2020|RL News, Scotland Under 19s|

The tournament will now take place a year later at the same venue and involving the original eight nations: England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland, Serbia, Wales and Ukraine. As part of the Championship, the RLEF annual congress was due to have been held and this now will become an on-line gathering in the interim. [...]

Getting to know… Nick Glohe

2020-04-21T19:04:55+00:00April 21st, 2020|Getting to know|

1) When was your Scotland debut? 2018 2) What has been your best Scotland moment? Qualifying for RLWC2021 3) Who is the best opposition player you’ve faced? Scott Murrell 4) What Netflix show do you binge? Not on Netflix but Seinfeld or Only Fools and Horses 5) What food is your guilty pleasure? Banana [...]

David Scott – a Scottish Rugby League Local Hero

2020-04-15T16:39:08+00:00April 15th, 2020|RL News|

"David has the chance to become Scotland's most capped player and as someone who came through the Scotland Rugby League pathways that would be a magnificent achievement.” These are the words of Scotland Rugby League Chair; Keith Hogg and they are a ringing endorsement of David Scott and all those volunteers and staff who [...]

Getting to know… Ryan Brierley

2020-04-14T11:30:22+00:00April 14th, 2020|Getting to know|

1) When was your Scotland debut? Australia 2016 Four Nations 2) What has been your best Scotland moment? Being named vice captain or my first try against Australia 3) Who is the best opposition player you’ve faced? Cooper Cronk or Matt Moylan 4) What Netflix show do you binge? Power 5) What food is [...]

Getting to know… Dale Ferguson

2020-04-07T14:19:17+00:00April 7th, 2020|Getting to know|

1) When was your Scotland debut? 2010 vs Wales in Glasgow 2) What has been your best Scotland moment? There’s a few. Hard to choose. Draw against NZ. 2013 World Cup, also getting to captain the side 3) Who is the best opposition player you’ve faced? Jason Taumalolo 4) What Netflix show do you [...]

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